Review: Buds Gun Shop.com LLC

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Collector

Vernon Hills, IL

#1 Jan 26, 2013
Went there the other night. Open sign was still lit and people were still in the store so we went in. I didn't realize that closing time was 10 minutes before we walked in. One of the employees decided to be a rude Son of a Bitch. Instead of telling us "Sorry, we're closed" he looked at one of the other employees and said (loud enough for everyone to hear)"What time is it?" (even though he had on his own watch)"Isn't it closing time and people keep rolling in?". I told him "Well I can walk my ass right out of here. I've never seen someone complain about having customers walk in". Only days before, the guy I was with purchased an $800 pistol. Way to keep a repeat customer coming in.
For one thing, if you are closed, TURN OFF YOUR DAMN O-P-E-N sign. I have been into this place 4 times and have never been asked if I needed any help. One time I stood there for 20 minutes, waiting for my turn. Some black guy walks in the door and shoves in right in front of me and someone INSTANTLY asks him if he needed any help.
I had bought a few guns from the Paris store, but the Lexington store and Bud's can kiss my ass. You will NEVER get another penny from me, my family, or friends that I have told about this. Good Job.
Shootist

Vernon Hills, IL

#2 Jan 27, 2013
Horrible Customer service.
the truth

Winfield, IL

#3 Jan 27, 2013
Collector wrote:
Went there the other night. Open sign was still lit and people were still in the store so we went in. I didn't realize that closing time was 10 minutes before we walked in. One of the employees decided to be a rude Son of a Bitch. Instead of telling us "Sorry, we're closed" he looked at one of the other employees and said (loud enough for everyone to hear)"What time is it?" (even though he had on his own watch)"Isn't it closing time and people keep rolling in?". I told him "Well I can walk my ass right out of here. I've never seen someone complain about having customers walk in". Only days before, the guy I was with purchased an $800 pistol. Way to keep a repeat customer coming in.
For one thing, if you are closed, TURN OFF YOUR DAMN O-P-E-N sign. I have been into this place 4 times and have never been asked if I needed any help. One time I stood there for 20 minutes, waiting for my turn. Some black guy walks in the door and shoves in right in front of me and someone INSTANTLY asks him if he needed any help.
I had bought a few guns from the Paris store, but the Lexington store and Bud's can kiss my ass. You will NEVER get another penny from me, my family, or friends that I have told about this. Good Job.
They probably assumed you were just browsing... The black guy walked in and bought his gun, guess he was ready for business and you weren't, loser
Check it out

United States

#4 Jan 27, 2013
All I go for is to see the smoking hot ms Jean , damn that woman is smoking Hott !!!
guess again

Lexington, KY

#5 Jan 27, 2013
the truth wrote:
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They probably assumed you were just browsing... The black guy walked in and bought his gun, guess he was ready for business and you weren't, loser
He probably thought the black guy would shoot him for poor customer service.
the truth

Winfield, IL

#6 Jan 27, 2013
guess again wrote:
<quoted text>He probably thought the black guy would shoot him for poor customer service.
Wow way to be the typical Kentucky bible belt racists.
You voted for mittens, didn't you?
That's cute...
Jim Bo

Lexington, KY

#8 Jan 27, 2013
You should try Classic Arms. They opened a new store off of Moore drive. Not as big as buds but plenty of staff that don't mind taking the time to help.
troof

Duluth, GA

#9 Jan 28, 2013
Old bud has got too big for his britches!
Collector

Georgetown, KY

#10 Jan 28, 2013
Classic Arms: nothing like having the people that work there come out from behind the counter and stand five feet away from you with their arms crossed, watching like you are going to steal something. This happened everytime I went into Southland Drive location. Finally got tired of that. BTW, I'm a white guy in my late 40s, clean cut.
To the idiot that said maybe Bud's thought I was browsing: Maybe if I kept walking to different cases, looking around. When you stand in front of the same case for that long it's obvious you know what you are looking for, you are just waiting for someone to take it out of the case.
Collector

Georgetown, KY

#11 Jan 28, 2013
Also, the dickhead employee said that right when we walked in the door.
fkunggrracist

Georgetown, KY

#12 Jan 28, 2013
the truth wrote:
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Wow way to be the typical Kentucky bible belt racists.
You voted for mittens, didn't you?
That's cute...
no it's you who's thefking racistass bigot yafag.

always the most anti-hite bigoted pieces ofsht that are instantly to call someone else racist. fkuqueerbait.

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buds - they are decent imo, but if they treated you crappy i'd speak to the mgr/owner and tell them who was a dousche, they might handle the person because a lot of good people need jobs, there's no reason to emply awholes.

i also like Evans on southland drive.

i also liked "thegunsite" at the bottom of nich'ville road but sadly they seemed to just disappear, if they've moved somewhere someone please post that here.
Buds

Somerset, KY

#13 Jan 29, 2013
I went there once and was very disappointed in their stock. I won't be back.
2mneissues

Ann Arbor, MI

#14 Jan 29, 2013
Buds (Lexington) customer service is the worst. Hence I no longer support them. Easy answer.
There are 10 other gun stores around the area and online services that will gladly take my money.
car mat

Lexington, KY

#15 Jan 30, 2013
ok
Woodrow

Duluth, GA

#16 Jan 30, 2013
Buds wrote:
I went there once and was very disappointed in their stock. I won't be back.
Your out of your mind the stock is there. No other shop in town has as much as they do. I do agree the service sucks.
amazing

Georgetown, KY

#17 Jan 30, 2013
slingblade, i mean, slingpoint.com on north new circle has some cool toys in the store but only a few,
don't even bother at their website because it lists a thousand cool toys and they haven't got ANY of it in the store when you visit, i mean they have like 10 cool guns in stock and the website makes it look like they have thousands onhand.
store is otherwise okay.
Unhappy

Winchester, KY

#18 Feb 22, 2013
I agree with collector buying is easy try trading something back that you buy from them SCREW YOU TIME
guess again

Lexington, KY

#19 Feb 22, 2013
the truth wrote:
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Wow way to be the typical Kentucky bible belt racists.
You voted for mittens, didn't you?
That's cute...
LOVE MITTENS
learning

Nicholasville, KY

#20 Feb 22, 2013
Jim Bo wrote:
You should try Classic Arms. They opened a new store off of Moore drive. Not as big as buds but plenty of staff that don't mind taking the time to help.
Do they have an indoor range there?
F them

Evansville, IN

#21 Feb 23, 2013
I have dealt with just about everyone there. The only exception to the horrible customer service is Jonathan. He took a lot if time with me.
But Jerry is a huge f@&king POS. I was treated rudely by him multiple times very recently.

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